Fred’s Super Dollar launches $1 holiday layaway

Memphis -- Fred’s Super Dollar announced that it is launching a holiday layaway plan featuring no fees and a down payment of only $1. The plan also offers a $5 gift card to customers for every layaway purchase totaling $50 or more.

“Fred’s realizes that the current economy presents difficult challenges to its customers and Fred’s wants to offer as much assistance as it can,” said Dave Mueller, senior VP sales and marketing at Fred’s, which operates more than 700 discount general merchandise stores in the Southeastern United States. “That’s why we came up with a layaway plan that – with just one dollar down and absolutely no fees – is unlike any others and will stretch shoppers’ dollars during a time when it will be most welcome.”